Lab Exam

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  1. Kidneys
    • remove metabolic wastes from the blood
    • simple cuboidal epithelium - secretes and reabsorbs water
    • ADH
    • erthropoietin
    • renin
  2. uterus
    Hormone - oxytocin
  3. mammory glands
    • stratified columnar epithelial
    • prolactin PRL
    • oxytocin OT
  4. Skin
  5. ovaries
    • located distal to the uterine horns, posterior to the kidneys
    • estrogen and progesterone
    • FS LH
  6. testies
    • FSH LH
    • produce sperm and testosterone
  7. thyroid
    • Hormones: TSH T4 T3 CT
    • influences metabolic rates
    • influences growth and development
  8. adrenal glands
    aldosterone, cortisol
  9. Pancreas
    • Hormones: insulin, glucagon, somatostain
    • secrete digestive enzymes and other hormones in capillaries
  10. esophagus
    stratified squamous epithelium
  11. Lungs
    simple squamous epithelium - permits exchange of nutrients, wastes, and gases
  12. small intestine
    • simple columnar epithelium and villi - absorbs nutrients and produces mucus
    • digestion and absorption takes place
    • duodenum, jejunum, ileum
  13. Trachea
    • pseudostratfied ciliated columnar epithelium
    • epiglottis covers this when swallowing
  14. liver
    • synthesizes bile, plasma protiens, lipids, and cholestrol
    • recycles blood
    • detoxifies
  15. spleen
    • removes and destroys RBC
    • synthesizes antibodies
    • removes antibody labeled bacteria from circulation
  16. gall bladder
    stores bile
  17. large intestine
    • absorb water for compaction of feces
    • 3 main regions: ascending descending and caecum to rectum
  18. stomach
    secrete pepsinogen and hydrochloric acid gastrin
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  20. caecum
    • small bind-ended sac
    • beginning of large intestine
    • help break down cellulose
    • also known as the appendix
  21. prostate gland
    • produces milky¬†alkaline substance
    • neutralize the acidic environment o the vagina
  22. bulbourethral glands
    lubricating fluid that is full of mucus
  23. seminal vesicles
    release fructose to provide energy for the sperm
  24. pinna
    pig ear
  25. vibrissae
    small hairs on chin
  26. nares
  27. papillae
    • fringle-like on tongue
    • contain taste buds
  28. urogenital opening
    small opening just above the anus
  29. umbilical cord
    • contain two umbilical artries, umbilical vein and the allantoic duct
    • placenta is attached to this cord
    • receives oxygen and removes waste products
  30. hard plate
    upper portion of the mouth
  31. soft plate
    • back towards the pharynx
    • where the nasopharynx leads to the nasal cavity
  32. oropharynx
    where food and air combine
  33. nasopharynx
    nasal cavity
  34. larynopharynx
    just above the larynx (stratified columnar)
  35. cystic duct
    where the gallbladder is connected to the liver
  36. common bile duct
    cystic duct and hepatic duct combined
  37. esophageal sphincter
    regulates the passage of food from the esophagus into the stomach
  38. pyloric sphincter
    regulates the passage of food from the stomach into the small intestine
  39. pancreatic duct
    pancreas is connected to the upper part of the small intestine
  40. ureter
    delivers urine from the kidney to the allantoic bladder (becomes the urinary bladder)
  41. mesentery
    small intestine is connected by this thin membrane
  42. uterine horns
    where fetus develops
  43. epididymis
    • provide a place for sperm to mature and storage of sperm
    • (stratified columnar - secrete mucus)
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Lab Exam
2013-07-24 18:17:36

functions cells and hormones
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